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MILLEDGEVILLE, GA – The North Georgia men's tennis team struggled on the road Monday afternoon, falling 8-1 at Georgia College at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility in Peach Belt Conference action.
The Saints (13-5, 3-4 PBC) have now lost three of their last four since being ranked for the first time in school history, while the Bobcats (8-7, 2-5 PBC) run their winning streak to three matches with the victory.
Matthew Guida and Rodrigo Magan picked up the only point for North Georgia at No. 2 doubles, taking down Kasper Konyves and Tyler Franks 8-5.
Guida was the only North Georgia player to force a third set in singles action, blanking Leo Berardes 6-0 in the first set, before falling 6-0 and 6-4.
The Saints return to the courts on Wednesday afternoon, welcoming Carson-Newman to town for a non-conference battle. First serve against the Eagles is slated for 2:00 p.m. at the North Georgia Tennis Complex.
#29 Georgia College 8, #25 North Georgia 1
Apr 09, 2012 at Milledgeville, Ga. (Centennial Center Tennis Facility)
|1. #24 Jerome Leborgne (GC-M) def. Felipe Friedrich (NGMEN) 6-2, 6-4|
|2. Johan Wadstein (GC-M) def. Mateus Camasmie (NGMEN) 6-3, 6-2|
|3. Leo Bernardes (GC-M) def. Mathew Guida (NGMEN) 0-6, 6-0, 6-4|
|4. Kasper Konyves (GC-M) def. Rodrigo Magan (NGMEN) 6-3, 7-5|
|5. Alex Schubert (GC-M) def. Giovani Santos (NGMEN) 6-2, 6-1|
|6. Wictor Andersson (GC-M) def. Brandon Sloan (NGMEN) 6-2, 6-4|
|1. #9 Jerome Leborgne/Johan Wadstein (GC-M) def. Felipe Friedrich/Mateus Camasmie (NGMEN) 8-3|
|2. Mathew Guida/Rodrigo Magan (NGMEN) def. Kasper Konyves/Tyler Franks (GC-M) 8-5|
|3. Leo Bernardes/Wictor Andersson (GC-M) def. Giovani Santos/Brandon Sloan (NGMEN) 8-1|
|North Georgia 13-5, 3-4 PBC; National ranking #25; Regional ranking #6|
|Georgia College 8-7, 2-5 PBC; National ranking #29; Regional ranking #8|